No 3 Flush Back Kodak Model A Camera

Made:
1909-1912 in Rochester
maker:
Kodak

No 3 Flush Back Kodak Model A. Folding camera for 118 rollfilm. Fitted with a Bausch and Lomb rapid rectilinear lens US 4-64; 3 FBK automatic shutter T/B/I. Screw rising, sliding cross front. Sliding focusing with preset stop. Brilliant reflecting rotating finder with level and hood. RE moveable panel on back for plateholder/focusing screen. Manufactured by Eastman Kodak. Overall (deployed): 200 mm x 120 mm x 150 mm. Essentially, this camera is a No FPK camera fitted with a special recessed combination plate back taking a single metal plate holder. This recessed back made the camera the same thickness as the normal model - hence the name. It was supplied only for the European market.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2121
Materials:
glass, leather, leatherette, metal (unknown), white metal
Measurements:
overall (deployed): 200 mm x 120 mm x 150 mm,
type:
rollfilm camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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